Schlumberger Centre
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Architect Michael Hopkins
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Location Madingly Road, Cambridge, England
Date 1979 to 1981   timeline
Building Type commercial research laboratory
 Construction System suspended fabric roof on steel masts
Climate temperate
Context rural
Style High-Tech Modern
Notes and Partners. Appearance of a huge tent held by rows of slender derricks.


Sources on Schlumberger Centre

Noel Moffett. The Best of British Architecture 1980 to 2000. New York: Chapman and Hall, 1993. drawing section through main space, p62.

Dennis Sharp. Twentieth Century Architecture: a Visual History. New York: Facts on File, 1990. ISBN 0-8160-2438-3. NA680.S517. exterior photos, p366. — Available at

Kevin Matthews. The Great Buildings Collection on CD-ROM. Artifice, 2001. ISBN 0-9667098-4-5.— Available at  Find books about Schlumberger Centre


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